I'll catch you up to speed really quick. . . The Power and Love Conference was excellent and we loved the amazing, challenging teaching (we also got to drive into Quebec to check out the French- Canadians). From there we visited some friends in Grand Rapids, MI and Cuba City, WI. It as so sweet to reconnect with friends and see their lives.
We are at the tail end of weekend long family reunion here in Story City, Iowa. It had been 7 years since I'd seen some of my cousins. The weekend was such a great time of eating, hanging out, laughing, watching old photos and eating some more. We even managed to squeeze in a baby shower and birthday party.
Here is the whole gang -just some California family missing, sad :(
We went canoeing down the Skunk River
and planted a Japanese Maple tree in honor of Nana
Three flavors of homemade ice cream!
We beat the heat with the slip- in- slide, water balloons, and sprinkler